Be a Life-changer - Be a TasTAFE Teacher

Being a TasTAFE teacher is really rewarding - I’ve found it to be a great experience. You’ll stay connected to industry, but will be passing on your knowledge to the next generation. I can’t highly recommend enough becoming a TasTAFE teacher

Andrew Triffett Plumbing teacher under supervision, TasTAFE

Make an impact

Many of us remember that one teacher who made a big impact on us. What if you could be that person for someone else?

We’re looking for people from industry who understand why teaching matters and would like to be part of making a difference to the lives of our students.

Being a TasTAFE teacher gives you the opportunity to share your skills and knowledge and support your industry by training the next generation.

Your Skills. Tassie's Future.

There’s never been a better time to become a teacher at TasTAFE.

With many industries experiencing strong growth, TasTAFE’s job-ready training has never been more relevant.

All of this means we need people with the right skills and training to support these sectors. And that’s where you come in. We’re looking for people with strong industry experience in a range of sectors who are as passionate about training as we are.

What jobs are available?

We have positions available for both fully qualified vocational teachers and Teacher Under Supervision positions where we’ll support and mentor you to get the qualifications you need.

Teacher positions

Current teaching vacancies are advertised on the Tasmanian Government Jobs website.

Current teaching positions available

  • Animal Studies - Nth
  • Bricklaying – State-wide
  • Construction – State-wide
  • Electrotechnology - Sth
  • Flooring – State-wide
  • Horticulture & Landscape Construction - Sth
  • Information Technology - State-wide
  • Metal Fabrication – State-wide
  • Nursing – State-wide
  • Painting – State-wide
  • Plastering – State-wide
  • Roof Plumbing - Sth

Teacher Under Supervision

TasTAFE regularly advertises teaching positions, however due to buoyant conditions across a number of industry sectors, a new teaching position ‘Teacher under Supervision’ has been developed to help meet industry demand for skilled and experienced teachers.

So, if you love your trade/profession but are thinking about a career change – it might be time to consider combining your skills, knowledge and passion and become a teacher at TasTAFE! It‘s the perfect career change – not only will you still be supporting your industry and using your specialist skills and knowledge, but you’ll also be able to share what you know to teach the next generation!

Teacher under Supervision vacancies are advertised on the Tasmanian Government Jobs website.

Current teacher under Supervision opportunities

  • Bricklaying – State-wide
  • Construction – State-wide
  • Electrotechnology – State-wide
  • Flooring – State-wide
  • Painting – State-wide
  • Plastering – State-wide
  • Roof Plumbing - Sth
  • Information Technology – State-wide
  • Nursing – State-wide
  • Metal Fabrication – State-wide

To find out more and to APPLY visit the Tasmanian Government Jobs website

What we're looking for

We are looking for trades and industry professionals who:

  • want a change of career
  • are motivated to teach, mentor and encourage others
  • can bring industry skills and knowledge
  • want ongoing support and professional development opportunities to continue growing their career
  • can bring different life experiences to their teaching, enriching our students and helping us to deliver better outcomes for the community.